Samsung's new flagship devices, the Galaxy S6 and the Galaxy S6 Edge, are now available for pre-order through major mobile network operators in the UK after its launch at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona earlier this month.
Both the devices will hit the stores on April 10 amid reports of Samsung set to register record sales for the first time in many years since losing out to other major smartphone makers.
EE is offering both devices in all available colour schemes like black, white, gold and blue for the Galaxy S6 and Green for the Galaxy S6 Edge. An additional wireless bundle is also available which contains a wireless charging pad.
The 32GB variant of the Galaxy S6 is available for an upfront price of £49.99 with monthly payments of £43.49 per month for 4GB data, along with texts and calling minutes.
The 32GB wireless bundle in turn is priced as high as £89.98 upfront with the same monthly payment package.
The 64GB variant of the Galaxy S6 will cost £49.99 upfront with a monthly payment package of £53.49 offering 10GB data along with texts and minutes.
The Galaxy S6 Edge is pricier compared to the S6, with its 64GB variant costing £49.99 upfront with £53.49 monthly payments offering 20GB internet data. The 64GB wireless bundle will cost £89.98 upfront with £53.49 monthly payments offering 4GB data.
The Galaxy S6 can be pre-ordered at Vodafone online stores in black, white and gold colour options. The 32GB variant will be available at no upfront cost but users will have to pay £48.50 a month for 7GB of data and unlimited texts and minutes, along with Now TV, Spotify or Sky Sports Mobile TV subscription for two years. Users can also get hold of the 64GB variant of the Galaxy S6 Edge with the same offer as with the Galaxy S6 but with a monthly payment of £53.50 for two years.
Samsung Galaxy S6 (64GB) – upfront cost £49 on 24 month
All you can eat data, text and minutes for £51
2GB data plus all you can eat texts and minutes £46
1GB data plus all you can eat texts and minutes £43
Samsung Galaxy S6 (32GB) – upfront cost £49 on 24 month contract
All you can eat data, text and minutes for £47
2GB data plus all you can eat texts and minutes £42
1GB data plus all you can eat texts and minutes £39
Samsung Galaxy edge (64GB) – upfront cost £49 on 24 month contract
All you can eat data, text and minutes for £55
2GB data plus all you can eat texts and minutes £50
1GB data plus all you can eat texts and minutes £48
Customers can go for the Galaxy S6 and the Galaxy S6 Edge on the O2 Refresh tariff rates. With an upfront cost of £99, the Galaxy S6 can be purchased by paying £38 per month for 2GB data and unlimited calls and texts for 24 months. The Galaxy S6 Edge comes with the same package but at a monthly cost of £48. Tesco Mobile Tesco Mobile are running a Double Data promotion through which customers can pre-order the Galaxy S6 and the Galaxy S6 Edge at £36 and £43.50 a month respectively with no upfront payments to make. The plans will include 1000 minutes, 5000 texts and 2GB data every month.
Both the Galaxy S6 and the Galaxy S6 Edge are available in black, white and gold models in Carphone Warehouse. A pre-ordered Galaxy S6 will also bring with it a free wireless charger as a bonus.
The 32GB variant of Galaxy S6 can be pre-ordered by making an upfront payment of £25 with £39.50 a month for 4GB data and unlimited calls and texts. The website is also offering a 24-month plan with O2 that offers the 64GB Galaxy S6 Edge with 5GB data and unlimited minutes and texts for £43 a month. However, the upfront payment on this plan will be a staggering £259.99.